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Oakland County Parks Events Calendar 2014

Posted by Glen LaGrou April 21, 2014 Events, Featured, Local Activities, Oakland County, Parks, Spring Fun

Oakland County Moms has partnered with Oakland County Parks and Recreation to bring you the latest news and info on Oakland County Parks’ events, campground and camping events, waterparks info, free events, concerts, golf lessons and specials, nature programs, dog parks events, seminars, nature programs and more!

OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS EVENTS CALENDAR FOR 2014

APRIL OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS AND REC EVENTS AND PROGRAMS:

Friday, April 25, 2014 from 7:30p-9:30p
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
An Evening of Amphibians
Male frogs put forth a nightly chorus to attract a mate. Identify different types of frogs based on their calls, make a craft and enjoy a game. Next we’ll head outdoors at dusk to hike and listen for frogs and other sounds of spring. School– aged children and adults. $3/person. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585.0100.

Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 9a-4p
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Free Wood Chips Day
Free wood chips pick-up days scheduled throughout the year at the Clarkston Road lot. Bring shovels or pitchforks, wheelbarrows, buckets, etc. 2014 dates: April 26; May 17; June 14; Sept. 13 and Oct. 11. No July or August dates. If bringing a trailer, please bring a tarp.

Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 8p-11p
Independence Oaks Nature Center (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Spring Star Party
Saturday. Identify Leo the Lion, the “star” of the spring night sky, and more in Starlab (indoor, inflatable planetarium). Telescopes provided by the Oakland Astronomy Club (weather permitting). Make a magnetic space toy and enjoy a snack. Suitable for school–aged children/adults. $4/person. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday; 248.625.6473.

Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 9a-2p
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
Spring Cleanup
Bring work gloves and a rake. Lunch, drinks and snacks are provided 11 a.m. – noon. Event sponsored by County Commissioner Gary McGillivray.

MAY OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS AND REC EVENTS AND PROGRAMS:

Thursday, May 1, 2014 from 9:30a-12:30p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Know Your Numbers
Know Your Numbers! Receive blood pressure and BMI (body mass index) screenings from Oakland County Health Division Public Health Nurses. Oakland County Health Division – www.oakgov.com/health. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 8a-6p
Springfield Oaks County Park (12451 Andersonville Road, Davisburg, Michigan)
Michigan Antique & Collectible Festival 2014
Antique and collectible dealers from all over the country will offer their wares: the hottest trends in home furnishings, shabby chic items, heavy industrial and hip advertising pieces, and more. Sample unique craft beers in the Pints for Preservation Beer Garden; check out the Classic Car Show; visit the Made In Michigan shop; and pay respects to our fallen heroes at the Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall.

Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 9:30a-11:30a
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Seed Tapes
Seed Tapes are fun and easy to make and a neat way to plant flower and veggie seeds! Make and take your seed tape home to plant. Michigan State University Extension – Master Gardeners www.oakgov.com/msu. Sponsored by Genisys Credit Union. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 10a-1:30p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Tree Seedling Sale
Learn about Garden Preparations and the importance of soil tests. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com, or Oakland Conservation District www.oaklandconservationdistrict.org.

Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 1p-2:45p
Independence Oaks County Park (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Tuning Your Tot Into Spring
Saturday. Help your 3–6–year–old combat “Nature Deficit Disorder”. We’ll focus on “NATURE NOISE–What do You
Hear?” Fun includes songs, nature hike, craft, snack and more. Please make other arrangements for siblings. $4/person. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday; 248.625.6473.

Sunday, May 4, 2014 from 9a-4p
Springfield Oaks County Park (12451 Andersonville Road, Davisburg, Michigan)
Michigan Antique & Collectible Festival 2014
Antique and collectible dealers from all over the country will offer their wares: the hottest trends in home furnishings, shabby chic items, heavy industrial and hip advertising pieces, and more. Sample unique craft beers in the Pints for Preservation Beer Garden; check out the Classic Car Show; visit the Made In Michigan shop; and pay respects to our fallen heroes at the Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall.

Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 1p-2:45p
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
Nature Sprouts
Foster your child’s love of nature while focusing on NATURE NOISE– What do YOU Hear?” Hands–on nature discovery will include a hike, craft, story, snack and more. Ages 3–6, accompanied by an adult. 4/person. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585.0100.

Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 10a-2p
Red Oaks Dog Park
Low-Cost Pet Vaccination Clinic
Vaccination clinic presented by All About Animals. Rabies, canine distemper, bordetella, feline distemper and feline leukemia vaccines available for $10 for each vaccine. Heartworm test and microchips are $20 each. Flea prevention, heartworm prevention and dewormer will also be available. Everyone is welcome, no residency requirements. Rain or shine. For pet safety, please bring dogs on a leash and cats on a carrier. Cash preferred; Mastercard, Visa and Discover accepted. For more information, call 1-586-879-1745.

Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 10a-11:30a
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
“Mother” Nature
Learn how wildlife mothers raise their young. We’ll make a special gift for mom just in time for Mother’s Day, enjoy an interpretive stroll through Suarez Friendship Woods and round out the afternoon with a refreshing snack. $4/person. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585.0100.

Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 10a-1:30p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Reptiles, Amphibians and Salamanders
Learn about Reptiles & Amphibians and Salamanders in our back yard and how to identify various species. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com, or Oakland Conservation District www.oaklandconservationdistrict.org.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 8:30a-noon
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Using Honey
Make oatmeal raisin granola bars using honey. Honey is the only food known to man that never spoils. Get information on cooking with honey and taste oatmeal raisin granola bars. Michigan State University Extension – Health & Nutrition www.oakgov.com/msu. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 9a-4p
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Free Wood Chips Day
Free wood chips pick-up days scheduled throughout the year at the Clarkston Road lot. Bring shovels or pitchforks, wheelbarrows, buckets, etc. 2014 dates: April 26; May 17; June 14; Sept. 13 and Oct. 11. No July or August dates. If bringing a trailer, please bring a tarp.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 9:30a-11:30a
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Seed Bombs
Little nuggets of clay, compost and seeds can be used to help green wasteland and otherwise neglected areas. Kids will make and take these seed bombs home with them. This is what “Guerrilla Gardening” is all about. Michigan State University Extension – Master Gardeners www.oakgov.com/msu. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 10a-2p
Independence Oaks County Park (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Low-Cost Pet Vaccination Clinic
Vaccination clinic presented by All About Animals. Rabies, canine distemper, bordetella, feline distemper and feline leukemia vaccines available for $10 for each vaccine. Heartworm test and microchips are $20 each. Flea prevention, heartworm prevention and dewormer will also be available. Everyone is welcome, no residency requirements. Rain or shine. For pet safety, please bring dogs on a leash and cats on a carrier. Cash preferred; Mastercard, Visa and Discover accepted. For more information, call 1-586-879-1745.

Sunday, May 18, 2014 from 7:30a-2:30p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Flower Day at the Market
Come to the market for a day devoted to spring flowers and garden art. A wide variety of annual and perennial flowers at great prices and unique items for decorating your garden will be available. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 from 6:30p-7:30p
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
Wild Wednesday Nights – Animal Babies
Join us the third Wednesday of every month to share animal facts, and see and feel fur, feathers and scales. A nature film will be shown in the auditorium. $2/person. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585.0100.

Friday, May 23, 2014 through Monday, May 26, 2014
Groveland Oaks County Park (14555 Dixie Highway, Holly, Michigan)
Memorial Day Weekend Camping
Summer camping in honor of our veterans. Leisure unlimited with face painting, sport games, inflatable kid zone, star spangled art, climbing tower, bingo, patriotic bike parade, pony rides, clowns, magic show, DJ dance and outdoor concerts on Saturday and Sunday nights. Please note that most activities take place on Saturday; specific schedules are posted at the campground, or call the park directly for details.

Friday, May 23, 2014 through Monday, May 26, 2014
Addison Oaks Park (1480 West Romeo Road, Leonard, Michigan 48367)
Memorial Day Weekend Camping
Summer camping in honor of our veterans. Leisure unlimited with face painting, sport games, inflatable kid zone, star spangled art, climbing tower, bingo, patriotic bike parade, pony rides, clowns, magic show, DJ dance and outdoor concerts on Saturday and Sunday nights. Please note that most activities take place on Saturday; specific schedules are posted at the campground, or call the park directly for details.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 from 7p-8:30p
Independence Oaks County Park (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Make Way for Monarch Butterflies
Monarch Butterflies have declined recently in their wintering grounds in Mexico. Conservation groups are urging the public to help protect these beautiful creatures. Learn how to create a Monarch Waystation in your yard with Monarch Watch Educator Debbie Jackson and Marna Nemon from North Oakland Wild Ones. $3/person. Sponsored by ITC. Unless otherwise noted, pre–registration is required. Call 248.858.0916 during regular weekday business hours. A valid daily or Annual Vehicle Permit is required for park entry.

Friday, May 30, 2014 from 7:30p-9p
Waterford Oaks County Park (2800 Watkins Lake Rd., Waterford, Michigan 48328)
Nature at Night
See a “Live Animal” presentation by local nonprofit agency Organization for Bat Conservation and walk the trail in search of bats and other nocturnal animals. Sponsored by the Oaklan Parks Foundation and Critter Catchers, a Michigan–based company providing wildlife control services and specializing in humane bat removal. Call 248.432.2712. Registration is limited so register early.

Saturday, May 31, 2014 from 8:30a-noon
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Freezer Jam
Make, and sample, fresh freezer jam made from Michigan-grown berries. Both regular-and no added sugar-varieties will be available. Michigan State University Extension – Health & Nutrition www.oakgov.com/msu. Sponsored by Genisys Credit Union. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, May 31, 2014 from 10a-2p
Waterford Oaks County Park (2800 Watkins Lake Rd., Waterford, Michigan 48328)
Low-Cost Vaccination Clinic for Dogs & Cats
Vaccination clinic presented by All About Animals. Rabies, canine distemper, bordetella, feline distemper and feline leukemia vaccines available for $10 for each vaccine. Heartworm test and microchips are $20 each. Flea prevention, heartworm prevention and dewormer will also be available. Everyone is welcome, no residency requirements. Rain or shine. For pet safety, please bring dogs on a leash and cats on a carrier. Cash preferred; Mastercard, Visa and Discover accepted. For more information, call 1-586-879-1745.

Saturday, May 31, 2014 from 10a-11:30a
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
NatureFit: Healthy Hiking
First, we’ll focus on getting our heart rates up. Then we’ll slow down to experience the sights and sounds of spring in the majestic Suarez Friendship Woods. We’ll finish with a snack at the nature center. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585.0100.

JUNE OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS AND REC EVENTS AND PROGRAMS:

Sunday, June 1, 2014 from 7:30a-2:30p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Flower Day at the Market
Come to the market for a day devoted to spring flowers and garden art. A wide variety of annual and perennial flowers at great prices and unique items for decorating your garden will be available. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Thursday, June 5, 2014 from 9:30a-12:30p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Know Your Numbers
Know Your Numbers! Receive blood pressure and BMI (body mass index) screenings from Oakland County Health Division Public Health Nurses. Oakland County Health Division - www.oakgov.com/health. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 8a-10a
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Grassland Birds Hike
Take a guided walk into 90-acre grasslands – a pastoral setting that is the home of rare birds like Meadowlarks, Bobwhites and Grasshopper Sparrows. The Oakland Audubon Society sponsors this free event and will be on hand to help with bird identification. Wear comfortable shoes, dress for the weather and bring binoculars. Water and coffee provided. Meet at the Clarkston Road parking lot. This is National Trails Day and River Day in the Clinton River Watershed. Park entry fee is required. Unless otherwise noted, pre–registration is required. Call 248.858.0916 during regular weekday business hours. A valid daily or Annual Vehicle Permit is required for park entry.

Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 8:30a-noon
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Edible Flowers
Discover edible flowers and how to make a flower sachet. Michigan State University Extension – Health & Nutrition www.oakgov.com/msu. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 10a-2p
Lyon Oaks County Park (52221 Pontiac Trail, Wixom, Michigan 48393)
Low-Cost Vaccination Clinic for Dogs & Cats
Vaccination clinic presented by All About Animals. Rabies, canine distemper, bordetella, feline distemper and feline leukemia vaccines available for $10 for each vaccine. Heartworm test and microchips are $20 each. Flea prevention, heartworm prevention and dewormer will also be available. Everyone is welcome, no residency requirements. Rain or shine. For pet safety, please bring dogs on a leash and cats on a carrier. Cash preferred; Mastercard, Visa and Discover accepted. For more information, call 1-586-879-1745.

Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 1p-3p
Independence Oaks County Park (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Nature Fit: Hike the Hills
Join a naturalist to celebrate National Trails Day by hiking up to four miles on some of the most beautiful trails in Oakland County Parks! Suitable for physically fit individuals of all ages. Water and snack provided. $3/person. 9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, MI 48348. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday; 248.625.6473.

Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 9a-4p
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Free Wood Chips Day
Free wood chips pick-up days scheduled throughout the year at the Clarkston Road lot. Bring shovels or pitchforks, wheelbarrows, buckets, etc. 2014 dates: April 26; May 17; June 14; Sept. 13 and Oct. 11. No July or August dates. If bringing a trailer, please bring a tarp.

Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 10a-2p
Orion Oaks County Park (2301 Clarkston Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360)
Low-Cost Vaccination Clinic for Dogs & Cats
Vaccination clinic presented by All About Animals. Rabies, canine distemper, bordetella, feline distemper and feline leukemia vaccines available for $10 for each vaccine. Heartworm test and microchips are $20 each. Flea prevention, heartworm prevention and dewormer will also be available. Everyone is welcome, no residency requirements. Rain or shine. For pet safety, please bring dogs on a leash and cats on a carrier. Cash preferred; Mastercard, Visa and Discover accepted. For more information, call 1-586-879-1745.

Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 11a-7p
Lathruup Village Municipal Park
Summer in the Village – BBQ Battle
Oakland County Parks and Recreation is proud to partner with Lathrup Village for BBQ Battle–a BBQ ribs cooking competition on June 14 from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. The battle is part of the Michigan First Summer In The Village festival June 14 & 15. BBQ Battle is limited to 30 teams on a first-come, first-served basis. Entry fee is $45 per team. Check-in is 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Competitors may use wood, charcoal or gas. Submit ribs to the judges at 3:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 6:30p-8:30p
Independence Oaks County Park (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Canoe and Campfire
Saturday. Naturalist–led canoe adventure on Crooked Lake plus a campfire, snack and nocturnal animal trivia. For school– aged children and adults with canoe experience. Rent a canoe ($4 payable the day of program) or bring your own. Life vests mandatory. Meet at the boathouse. $3/person (must be paid in advance). 9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, MI 48348. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturday; 248.625.6473.

Monday, June 16, 2014 from 7:30p-8:30p
Red Oaks Waterpark (1455 E. 13 Mile Rd., Madison Heights, Michigan)
River Walk at Red Oaks Waterpark
Walk the river for health and fitness on Mondays & Thursdays; all abilities welcome. No classes on June 30 & July 3, 2014. Must be 15 years of age. Drop in or sign up for the season — Receive a waterpark pass when you register for 16 sessions! Use all 16 punches yourself or share with a friend! See registration form for details. Cost: $45/16 sessions or $4/walk.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 from 6:30p-7:30p
Red Oaks Nature Center (30300 Hales Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071)
Wild Wednesday Nights – Fish Frenzy
Join us the third Wednesday of every month to share animal facts, and see and feel fur, feathers and scales. A nature film will be shown in the auditorium. $2/person. 6:30–7:30 p.m.. Pre–registration with payment required. Call 248.858.0916 weekdays or Red Oaks Nature Center on Saturday; 248.585.0100.

Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 9:30a-12:30p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
MyPlate & Healthy Eating
Oakland County Health Division will be onsite to talk to you about healthy eating and MyPlate. Resources will be available on nutrition, physical activity and more! Oakland County Health Division – www.oakgov.com/health. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 7:30p-8:30p
Red Oaks Waterpark (1455 E. 13 Mile Rd., Madison Heights, Michigan)
River Walk at Red Oaks Waterpark
Walk the river for health and fitness on Mondays & Thursdays; all abilities welcome. No classes on June 30 & July 3, 2014. Must be 15 years of age. Drop in or sign up for the season — Receive a waterpark pass when you register for 16 sessions! Use all 16 punches yourself or share with a friend! See registration form for details. Cost: $45/16 sessions or $4/walk.

Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 8:30a-noon
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Asparagus
Asparagus is a Michigan produce favorite. Come and learn about cooking with asparagus and sample a delicious, easy-to-make asparagus recipe. Michigan State University Extension – Health & Nutrition www.oakgov.com/msu. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 9:30a-11:30a
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Bee House
Bees are pollinators essential to the health of the flower and vegetable plants. A special bee house will be assembled for this important member of our ecosystem. Michigan State University Extension – Master Gardeners www.oakgov.com/msu. Contact: Market staff at 248-858-5495 or ocmarket@oakgov.com.

Sunday, June 22, 2014 from 9a-2p
Oakland County Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328)
Community Garage Sale
Hidden treasures from throughout the community will be for sale at the County Market. Interesting in renting a space to sell your things? Call the Market staff at 248-858-5495 to reserve a space!

Monday, June 23, 2014 from 7:30p-8:30p 
Red Oaks Waterpark (1455 E. 13 Mile Rd., Madison Heights, Michigan)
River Walk at Red Oaks Waterpark
Walk the river for health and fitness on Mondays & Thursdays; all abilities welcome. No classes on June 30 & July 3, 2014. Must be 15 years of age. Drop in or sign up for the season — Receive a waterpark pass when you register for 16 sessions! Use all 16 punches yourself or share with a friend! See registration form for details. Cost: $45/16 sessions or $4/walk.

Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 7:30p-8:30p 
Red Oaks Waterpark (1455 E. 13 Mile Rd., Madison Heights, Michigan)
River Walk at Red Oaks Waterpark
Walk the river for health and fitness on Mondays & Thursdays; all abilities welcome. No classes on June 30 & July 3, 2014. Must be 15 years of age. Drop in or sign up for the season — Receive a waterpark pass when you register for 16 sessions! Use all 16 punches yourself or share with a friend! See registration form for details. Cost: $45/16 sessions or $4/walk.

For more information on Oakland County Parks events and registration, visit www.DestinationOakland.com.

OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS:

Addison Oaks County Park
1480 West Romeo Road
Leonard, Michigan 48367
248-693-2432

Catalpa Oaks County Park
27725 Greenfield Road
Southfield, Michigan
248-858-0916

Groveland Oaks County Park
14555 Dixie Highway
Holly, Michigan
248-634-9811

Highland Oaks County Park
6555 Milford Road
Highland, Michigan 48442
248-858-0906

Independence Oaks County Park
9501 Sashabaw Road
Clarkston, Michigan 48348
248-625-0877

Lyon Oaks County Park
52221 Pontiac Trail
Wixom, Michigan 48393
248-858-0906

Orion Oaks County Park
2301 Clarkston Road
Lake Orion, Michigan 48360
248-858-0906 or 248-625-0877

Red Oaks Youth Soccer Complex
29601 John R Road
Madison Heights, MI  48071
248-589-2294

Red Oaks Waterpark
1455 East 13 Mile Road
Madison Heights, MI  48071
248-858-0918 or 1-888-OCPARKS

Red Oaks Dog Park
31353 Dequindre
Madison Heights, MI  48071
On Dequindre just North of 13 Mile
248-541-5030 or 1-888-OCPARKS

Rose Oaks County Park
10400 Fish Lake Road
Holly, Michigan 48442
248-858-0906

Springfield Oaks County Park
12451 Andersonville Road
Davisburg, Michigan
248-858-0916

Waterford Oaks County Park, County Market, Greenhouse, Waterpark, Paradise Peninsula Playscape and BMX
2800 Watkins Lake Rd.
Waterford, Michigan 48328
248-858-0916 (Activity Center)
248-858-0906 (Administration Offices)
248-858-0918 (Waterpark)
248-858-0915 (BMX)
248-858-0916 (Lookout Lodge)
248-858-5495 (Oakland County Market)

OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS GOLF COURSES:

Glen Oaks Golf Course
30500 13 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, Michigan
248-851-8356

Lyon Oaks Golf Course
52251 Pontiac Trail
Wixom, MI 48393
248-437-1488

Red Oaks Golf Course
29600 John R
Madison Heights, Michigan
248-541-5030

Springfield Oaks Golf Course
12450 Andersonville Road
Davisburg, MI 48350
248-625-2540

White Lake Oaks Golf Course
991 N Williams Lake Road
White Lake, Michigan 48386
248-693-2700

OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS CAMPGROUNDS:

Addison Oaks Campground
1480 West Romeo Road
Leonard, Michigan 48367
248-693-2432

Groveland Oaks Campground
14555 Dixie Highway
Holly, Michigan
248-634-9811

OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS NATURE CENTER:

Wint Nature Center (inside Independence Oaks County Park)
9501 Sashabaw Road
Clarkston, MI
248-625-6473

OAKLAND COUNTY MARKET

Farmers Market
2350 Pontiac Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48328
248-858-5495
Farmers Market – 6:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
May – December: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Year round – Saturday
Flea Market – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Year-round: Sunday

MOBILE RECREATION
248.858.0916
Unique ‘recreation on wheels’ units are available Memorial Day through Labor Day. Buses, stages, bleachers, and GO Adventures! are available year-round. The units are perfect for  birthday parties, neighborhood events, libraries, schools, day cares, senior centers, summer concert series pre-shows, festivals and events! Units available for 2012 include: GO! (Get Outdoors) Adventures (Fish, Cache, Paddle); Climbing Tower; Retro Games; Inflatables (three packages); Stage; Bleachers; and Buses.

This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

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